A member asked:

Born 51/2 months gestation, worried about having avm. are premature adults known to have avm(brain vessel malformation)? im terrified to have a baby

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Dr. Anil Khosla answered

Specializes in Radiology

Preterm babies do have various possibilities of neural developmental disorders and brain vascular malformation is one of them. I presume that incidence is relatively higher than term babies.The exact incidence in preterm babies is not known.

Answered Apr 5, 2014

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